George Frideric Handel bio

Birth Name: George Frideric Handel

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: Halle, Germany

Date Of Birth: February23, 1685

Date Of Death: April 14, 1759

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: German


George Frideric Handel was born on the 23rd of February, 1685. He was best known for being a Composer. Baroque master known for his operas, oratorios, anthems, and organ concertos. He was forever immortalized for “Messiah” from 1742.

George Frideric Handel was born in Halle, Germany. He was hired as violinist and harpsichordist for the Hamburg Oper am Gänsemarkt’s orchestra, where he met such famous composers as Johann Mattheson, Christoph Graupner, and Reinhard Keiser. His works “Water Music,” “Music for the Royal Fireworks, and “Alexander’s Feast” continued to be popular centuries after his body was laid to rest in Westminster Abbey.

George Frideric Handel was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.


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Childhood

George Frideric Handel was born in 1680s.

George Frideric Handel is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".

Education

George’s George Frideric Handel attended Halle University, Germany.

Family

George Frideric Handel’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on George Frideric Handel’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, George Frideric Handel kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

George Frideric Handel was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:George Frideric Handel
NICKNAME:Georg Friedrich Händel
RELIGION:Unknown
AGE GENERATION:G.I. Generation
BIRTH SIGN:Pisces
BIRTH DAY:Friday
DEATH DAY:Saturday

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Horoscope

Zodiac Sign: George Frideric Handel was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: George Frideric Handel was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: George Frideric Handel had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

George Frideric Handel’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.


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